IRA Fundamentals - eTrain Anytime Seminar

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Does working with your members' IRAs make you nervous and unsure of your knowledge?

You can be confident in your ability help your members with their IRA needs with this convenient, videotaped training, presented just for credit unions by IRA expert John Baptista Jr. You’ll get critical on demand training on IRA rules and procedures.

You'll learn about:

  • Types of Individual Retirement Arrangements (IRA)
  • IRA eligibility
  • Documentation requirements
  • Contributions
  • Distributions
  • IRA Penalties
  • Required Minimum Distributions (RMD)
  • Basics of transfers and rollovers 
  • Working with members on their IRA choices
  • Activities within the seminar to reinforce your learning
  • “Apply Your Knowledge” worksheets to review what you have learned

Whether you train in a group or on your own, you’ll love the convenience of getting IRA training when it fits your schedule. With the seminar’s six easy-to-manage sections, you can view the seminar all at once, a section at a time, or even at your staff meetings. It’s your choice. You can even pause the video as you use its built-in learning activities or discuss key points.

Approximate length of video:  3 1/2 hours

Meet the presenter, John Baptista Jr.:
John Baptista, Jr. combines over three decades of experience in the financial industry and business world, with specialties in management, and customer service. He is an alumnus of the University of Southern California and the University of San Diego.

John's training style is described as, “down to earth, comfortable, refreshing and engaging with a practical approach to education”. He takes the text book and transforms it to the real world. This allows individuals to learn skills they can readily put to use. With an uncanny ability to make participants feel at ease, his programs are extremely interactive with participants opening up and being actively involved.

Once you know the fundamentals of IRAs, you'll be ready for the next video seminar in this two-part series. Look for "IRAs – A Step Up" in the Compliance section of the eTrain Anytime Archives library.

Program length 220 Minutes

Registration Investment

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Your first class ticket to Internet training, eTrain is designed just for credit unions. You and your staff don’t even have to leave your office; the training comes to you! An Internet connection and a separate phone line is all you need!

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